Anthony Haughton

Anthony S. Haughton, is with the Capital Resource Counsel Project and is currently based out of Houston, Texas.  He served most recently as the Associate Director of the Earl Carl Institute at the Thurgood Marshall School of Law, where he was also the Managing Attorney of the School’s Innocence and Juvenile Life-Without Parole Projects.  During his almost 30 years as an attorney, Mr. Haughton has worked consistently in the representation of the indigent accused.  His experience includes:  working as both a resource and direct representation attorney at the Texas Resource Center; Six years at the Public Defender Service (PDS) of Washington, D.C., where he served in many roles, ultimately serving as the Chief of the Trial Division; and in private practice, where he worked primarily on serious felony and capital cases in both state and federal courts.  Mr. Haughton is a 1985 graduate of the University of Houston, and a 1988 graduate of Northwestern University School of Law.